perineorrhaphy

noun
per·​i·​ne·​or·​rha·​phy | \ ˌper-ə-nē-ˈȯr-ə-fē How to pronounce perineorrhaphy (audio) \
plural perineorrhaphies

Medical Definition of perineorrhaphy

: suture of the perineum usually to repair a laceration occurring during labor

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“Perineorrhaphy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/perineorrhaphy. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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